EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y., July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ –The Center for Internet Security, Inc. (CIS®) launches the CIS Controls Microsoft Windows 10 Cyber Hygiene Guide today. This new free resource provides practical step-by-step advice for securing computers running Microsoft Windows 10 when implementing the CIS Sub-Controls without the need for advanced technical knowledge. The Guide also addresses stopping theft of company information, website defacement, phishing attacks, ransomware, and data loss.
The combined versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems equal more than 50 percent of global operating system usage. Windows 10 has the lion’s share of the market, which bodes well for security since Microsoft’s support for Windows 7 will end in January 2020.
“Since the details for implementing the CIS Controls can vary depending on technology, the CIS Controls team, along with our global community of volunteers, wanted to create a Guide